Inside view from the White House Alumna Joanna Rosholm '07, working as the First Lady's press secretary, talks about a capital career

September 26, 2016 by | Arts and Culture

Before she was press secretary to First Lady Michelle Obama, Joanna Rosholm ’07 was a Chapman University student sitting in a political communications class. That’s where she first got the inkling that politics was for her. It was a good hunch. Today Rosholm is part of the White House team helping Michelle Obama advance her

Inauguration Week for Daniele C. Struppa, Ph.D., is here! The celebration includes panel discussions, guest lectures and more. Investiture to be streamed in three locations.

September 23, 2016 by | Campus Life

Academic tradition, international guests and speakers, panels, artists and festive gatherings will all be part of the weeklong celebration leading up to the inauguration of Daniele C. Struppa, Ph.D., as Chapman University’s 13th president on Friday, Sept. 30. Among the highlights: Capstone address by Sir Roger Penrose, one of the world’s most preeminent quantum physicists,

Chapman to offer students and researchers 24/7 access to USC Shoah Visual History Archive

September 23, 2016 by | Arts and Culture

Chapman University’s Leatherby Libraries is partnering through ProQuest with the Visual History Archive (VHA) from USC Shoah Foundation to offer a fully streaming video collection of 53,000 primary-source testimonies of survivors and witnesses of genocide, the University and USC Shoah Foundation jointly announced today. “Chapman is the first institution in California to purchase the Visual

Chapman’s newest campus buildings garner architectural honors

September 21, 2016 by | Campus Life

The architects planning Chapman University’s new buildings might want to add in another trophy case or two while designing the stunning new buildings on campus. Because no sooner does a new building go up – and in one instance, even before – than the architectural awards start pouring in. The new Musco Center for the

Chapman faculty selected for prestigious Paris Fellowship

September 20, 2016 by | Arts and Culture

Anna Leahy, Ph.D., associate professor of English and director of the Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity , and Doug Dechow, Ph.D., digital humanities and science librarian at Leatherby Libraries, have been awarded a Visiting Fellowship at The American Library in Paris from October 8 to November 8. While there Leahy will speak on “Reading